Garrett Harris 6 a.m., Feb. 17
RIYL: Zac Brown Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Iron Horse Bluegrass, Blind Melon, Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash, Miles Ahead
Inception: San Diego, 2015
Based in Pacific Beach, folk rockers Chugboat is influenced by bluegrass, classic rock, and calypso music. Formed in summer 2015 by Josh Davis (Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash), Lucas Rohm, and Jesse Orlando, the band (originally called Casual Friday) was soon joined by John Zamani (Miles Ahead) and Ric Mroczek.
Their album Definitely Good Enough was released in 2015.